Melita joins launch of Italy’s Magic Spectrum business incubator

Melita Limited is one of the partners in Magic Spectrum, a new Italian acceleration programme for European start-ups and scale-ups to develop 5G and Internet of Things (IOT) based products and services. Created by Digital Magics (, a technology focussed incubator with locations across Italy, Magic Spectrum will welcome initial applications for investment and technical support from start-ups until 21 January 2022.

Magic Spectrum, which also includes Cisco, Inwit, Irdeos and Unipol Tech among its partners, will seek to accelerate the development of businesses using 5G or IoT to develop B2B and B2C products in the following areas: smart home & building, smart mobility, smart factory, retail & logistics, Agrifood, health and wellness. Up to 15 start-ups will be selected to enter the programme from this first call for applications.

Harald Roesch, Chief Executive at Melita Limited, said, “Melita’s participation in Magic Spectrum, which aims to become Europe’s leading accelerator of 5G and IoT businesses, highlights our commitment to develop the best technologies and connectivity not just in Malta but across Europe. Through, our Internet of Things connectivity offering, we have already established a significant presence in Italy and Germany. Coupled with the fact that we also have nationwide 5G, NB-IoT and LoRaWan networks in Malta, Melita’s reputation as an enabler of new solutions continues to grow.”